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The Cellar Bar and Restaurant

) #64 of 361 Restaurants in Galway ££ - £££ Irish, , European
12 Eglinton Street, Galway, Ireland
+353 91 563 966
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“panini” (10 reviews)
“chicken wings” (14 reviews)
“pineapple” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Irish, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
12 Eglinton Street, Galway, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 412 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have been coming in here on most Sunday morning after a good night out on the town for years now and I still love the place. The food is not only great and good value for money, it is also perfect comfort food. The...More

Thank Craigs1984
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to Galway and we came upon the Cellar while exploring on our first evening. We were promptly seated. Service was prompt. We both enjoyed different sandwiches with chips. The shaved steak I had was very good. Prices seemed reasonable. Overall...More

Thank KDAA
cellarbargalway, Manager at The Cellar Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear KDAA, Thank you very much for your review. We are delighted to here that you enjoyed your visit to The Cellar. Our steak sandwich is one of the most popular meals on our menu so we are very happy that you enjoyed it. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had meal with my family where order was totally mixed up & quality of food really poor . When I brought this to attention of barman/ manager the reaction left lot to be desired. Wouldn't return as way too much choice in Galway where the...More

Thank Francesca112233
cellarbargalway, Manager at The Cellar Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Francesca, Sorry to hear about your negative experience here at the cellar bar. Unfortunately your review doesn't provide us with enough information to pin point this incident. Here at the cellar we strive to ensure that every customer leaves with a positive experience. However,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my boyf visited this place twice while on a trip to Galway.The food here is unreal! Would highly recommend the chicken wings.And the fry up in the morning time!More

Thank Joyce F
cellarbargalway, Manager at The Cellar Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Joyce, Thanks so much for your review. Its great to hear that you enjoyed our food so much and even better to hear that you came back for more!!! Hope you enjoyed the rest of your trip just as much as your experience here...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in about 2-30 and had a bit of a race on with the park and pay ticket. The restaurant was very bust and we had to wait about 10minutes for a table. We were recommended to The Cellar by a girl in the local...More

Thank Ron Y
cellarbargalway, Manager at The Cellar Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ron, Thanks so much for your recent review. It is great to hear that a local recommended us and that you had a nice experience here at the cellar. Lunch time is always very busy so we appreciate your patience in waiting for a...More

Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I came here today for breakfast and I must say I have never been as disappointed . Everything on my plate looked over cooked . The eggs looked like they were cooked a few hours back as did the sausages. I never thought u could...More

Thank christine_turner86
cellarbargalway, Manager at The Cellar Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2017

Dear Christine, Thank you for your recent review. I am very sorry to hear of your negative experience here at The Cellar. We strive to maintain high standards here, so it always greatly disappointing when we have unhappy customers. We are always keen to resolve...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017

The Cellar is my go-to place for food in Galway City. Service is always great, with friendly staff and prompt service. The food is always super hot and very tasty, I've never had a bad meal in there. The only issue is that it's always...More

Thank Lee B
cellarbargalway, Manager at The Cellar Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Dear Lee, Thank you for your recent review. It is great to hear how much you love the food and service here as we always do our best to maintain great standards be it busy or not. We look forward to seeing you here again...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

We went here recently. As soon we walked in there was awful sewage smell. It really put us off our food. The service was good but floor was dirty. Tables weren't very clean. Food was ok.More

1  Thank Focal-11
cellarbargalway, Manager at The Cellar Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Dear Focal-11 Thank you for your recent review. We were disappointed to hear that you felt unsatisfied on your recent visit. There has been an ongoing issue with the local council regarding the smell in the area, we have been working closely with the council...More

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Went here for food bank holiday Sunday and got the steak, it was lovely but steak was quite small, spicy chicken wings were top of the class.More

Thank Sean O
cellarbargalway, Manager at The Cellar Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Dear Sean, Thank you for your recent review. I am delighted that you loved our famous hot wings! Regarding the size of the steak, I have spoken to the head chef and he has informed me that although our menu states that our steak is...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

This place is a must! The menu had a great variety of choices and was wicked tasty! I recommend either the chicken & Brie panini or the bacon wrapped chicken (omg delicious). The service was fabulous! We had been wondering around looking for a place...More

Thank KerriB21
cellarbargalway, Manager at The Cellar Bar and Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

Dear Kerri, Thank you so much for your recent review. We here at the cellar are so happy that your experience was an all round good one! We are delighted that your waitress accommodated you so well and we look forward to seeing you here...More

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Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Eglinton Street, Galway, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Western Ireland  >  Province of Connacht  >  County Galway  >  Galway
  • Phone Number: +353 91 563 966
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